LPN/RN Application Information
NCLEX APPLICATION (administered by Pearson VUE):
To register for the NCLEX examination you must go online to http://home.pearsonvue.com/. Click on "For Test Takers/Schedule an Exam" and type in NCLEX to get started.
Before you can take the NCLEX, you'll need an Authorization to Test (ATT). To get this, you'll need to apply to your state board of nursing/regulatory body and then register with Pearson VUE. You'll want to start this process well in advance of your target date for taking the exam.
WISCONSIN LICENSURE APPLICATION (Wisconsin Dept. of Safety & Professional Services):
If a 1st time test taker,
apply Online thru OLAS (Online Licensure Application System):
LPN: BE SURE TO CHOOSE Other (LPN) as your degree https://dsps.wi.gov/Pages/Professions/LPN/Default.aspx
Online Licensure Application System (OLAS) is only for initial nursing
still needing to sit for NCLEX.
you’ve previously sat for NCLEX and now want to be licensed in WI,
you MUST complete the paper application.
Statement of Graduation
If you are a new NCLEX applicant and you completed the online application through OLAS, the Statement of Graduation or Completion will be approved online. DO NOT submit a paper copy of the Statement of Graduation or Completion if you completed your application through OLAS.
If you completed a paper application, complete & signed statements for RN graduates or students completing PN requirements on December 21, 2017, should be given to your instructor to be mailed to Shell Lake as a group.
MINNESOTA LICENSURE APPLICATION:
Please note that starting January 2018, Minnesota will require background checks prior to licensure. https://mn.gov/boards/nursing/resources/news/?id=21-307612
Apply Online for
both LPN & RN:
Confirmation of Program Completion form must be submitted in paper to Lisa Hall (see contact information below)
All MN applicants MUST complete the Confirmation of Program Completion form in paper form.
Other licensure applicants/GRADUATES:
other WITC graduates/licensure applicants should send the completed Statement of Graduation
or Completion form (for Wisconsin) or Confirmation of Program Completion
form (for Minnesota) to:
Lisa Hall Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
WITC Administrative Office Phone: 800/243-9482 x2221
505 Pine Ridge Dr Fax: 715/468-2819 (Attn: Lisa Hall)
Shell Lake WI 54871
If you've completed an application thru WI OLAS, new applications are checked weekly and will be approved at that time.
If you have questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact Lisa Hall.
Double check all paperwork to ensure accurate information.
Be sure you have signed/dated all appropriate forms.
Information regarding Compact License (if interested):
MN Nurse Licensure Compact https://mn.gov/boards/nursing/licensure/nurse-license-compact/
Nurse Compact License https://www.nursecompact.com/about.htm
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